Considered one of the busiest cities in the world, Dhaka has been called the economic, industrial, educational, political and cultural hub of Bangladesh. Its architectural heritage can be seen in examples ranging from Mughal Empire to British Colonial, and when combined with recent development and modernization efforts, a colorful, thriving and dynamic city emerges.
The tropical climate often attracts those who enjoy heat. The international airport serves visitors from around the world. Among the several options for local travel, rickshaws have been called the most popular choice for short distances. Dhaka is also home to some of the largest shopping malls in the world. As such a central hub, Dhaka may offer a truly international educational experience.